This course offers opportunities for students to experience the soothing powers of nature, and gain confidence and self-esteem in a safe woodland environment. Each session centres around a fire circle in the woods and inolves a variety of woodland activities that are both practical and creative.

Learning outcomes

Students will:

  • Learn at least three woodland skills and crafts from a wide range
  • Independently visit a local natural setting
  • Make a personal journal of positive memories using photographs, woodland artefacts and found objects

Course structure

Weekly sessions for up to 8 weeks

Aimed at

Anyone with mental health challenges. Supporters and carers are also welcome to apply.